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  1. Petersburg Schools and CodeVA to launch laptop initiativeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 5 | NBC12

    Around 30 teachers in Petersburg schools will receive laptops and training on computer science education as part of a pilot program with CodeVA. The computers and training are being made available to elementary school teachers in Petersburg with the help of Altria and Comcast, so they will be able to teach Computer Science in their classrooms.

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    Friday Nov 18 | NBC12

    Petersburg neighbors contact NBC12 concerned about school board members traveling to a conference as the city faces budget woes. The school district paid for all seven board members to attend a three-day convention in Williamsburg - which just wrapped up Friday.

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  3. Police identify 22-year-old man killed in Petersburg homicideRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 16 | NBC12

    Darian A. Glover, 22, of Prince George County, was killed around 1:16 a.m. Tuesday in the 600 block of Morton Avenue , between Fort Rice and Buckner streets. Police have also confirmed the man who walked into Southside Regional Medical Center with a gunshot wound is also related to the shooting.

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  4. Man killed in Petersburg homicideRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 15 | NBC12

    The shooting happened around 1:16 a.m. in the 600 block of Morton Avenue, between Fort Rice and Buckner streets. Neighbors say they heard at least three gunshots around 1:30 a.m. According to police, a second person who had a gunshot wound walked themselves into Southside Regional Medical Center.

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  5. One person killed in Petersburg homicideRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 15 | NBC12

    The shooting happened on Morton Avenue, between Fort Rice and Buckner streets. Neighbors say they heard at least three gunshots around 1:30 a.m. According to police, a second person who had a gunshot wound walked themselves into the hospital.

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  6. United Way's report shows a jump in the poverty rate from 2000 to 2014.Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 14 | NBC12

    A new report from the United Way shows that the poverty rate in Central Virginia increased 75 percent between 2000 and 2014. That same report from the group's "Indicators of Community Strength" also shows a 27.2 percent jump in people with incomes below 200 percent of the federal poverty level.

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  7. Dave Brat projected to win re-election in 7th District US House raceRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 8 | NBC12

    Republican Dave Brat is projected to win re-election in the 7th District US House of Representatives race, according to the AP.? Brat is best known for unseating then House Majority Leader Eric Cantor in 2014. He moved to Central Virginia in 1996 to teach economics at Randolph-Macon College.

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  8. Driver arrested after pursuit ends in crash at Petersburg supermarketRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 26, 2016 | NBC12

    The Dinwiddie Sheriff's Office says a man who fled from authorities and crashed into a Petersburg supermarket on Monday has been arrested. Deputies say around 8:52 a.m., the pursuit started after a traffic violation near Cedar Heart Lane and Ferndale Road.

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  9. HazMat situation on I-95 in Prince GeorgeRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 26, 2016 | NBC12

    Virginia State Police are responding to a Hazardous Material situation in Prince George. This is happening at the Carson Scales on I-95.

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    Oct 24, 2016 | NBC12

    Here is the NBC12/RVA Sports Network 'Big 12' high school football poll, as voted on by members of each organization: 1) Dinwiddie The Generals are tops in our poll for the second straight week following a 69-14 win over Colonial Heights. Up next: vs. Petersburg 2) Hermitage The Panthers got a test from Godwin last week but hold steady at #2 this week.

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    Oct 17, 2016 | NBC12

    Here is the NBC12/RVA Sports Network 'Big 12' high school football poll, as voted on by members of each organization: 1) Dinwiddie The Generals move into the top spot in our poll for the first time this season following a 48-12 win over Prince George. Up next: vs. Colonial Heights 2) Hermitage Hermitage moves up two spots in this week's poll to #2 after knocking off top-ranked Manchester in Friday's game of the week.

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  12. Drive-by shooting leaves Petersburg woman woundedRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 14, 2016 | NBC12

    Petersburg Police are searching for the gunman who opened fire in a city neighborhood, leaving a woman wounded Friday evening. According to Chief William Rohde of Petersburg Police, around 8:45 p.m. Friday, dispatchers received a call of a person shot in the 200 block of South Dunlop Street, just off West Wythe Street in the city.

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  13. Petersburg police identify man found dead on front porch of home after shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 3, 2016 | NBC12

    Officers received a call of a man shot in the 100 block of Shore Street in the city just after 9 p.m. Sunday. When units arrived on the scene, they found a man, identified as 60-year-old Steve Wesson, dead on his front porch suffering from an apparent gunshot wound.

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  14. Man found dead on front porch of home after Petersburg shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 2, 2016 | NBC12

    The quiet of a Petersburg neighborhood was broken late Sunday night after a man was found dead outside his home along Shore Street. According to Petersburg Police, officers received a call of a man shot in the 100 block of Shore Street in the city just after 9 p.m. Sunday.

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  15. Petersburg, Henrico child support offices merge in effort to cut costsRead the original story

    Oct 2, 2016 | NBC12

    In an effort to improve staffing and process efficiency while balancing tighter budgets, two offices of the Virginia Department of Child Support Enforcement have consolidated into one. Petersburg's office along the 2600 block of Park Avenue just off South Crater Road in the city has closed its doors effective Sept.

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  16. PHOTOS: Torrential downpours flood Central Va. roads during evening commuteRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 30, 2016 | NBC12

    Another day of heavy showers created a recipe of disaster for drivers across the Commonwealth, particularly in the Tri-Cities, as roads quickly became ponds from the rainfall. In Petersburg, portions of Wythe Street near the Interstate 95 on-ramp became nearly impassable for drivers Friday evening as standing water covered the roadway.

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  17. Petersburg owes jail $1.4 million, meets to discuss paymentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 26, 2016 | NBC12

    As the number of unpaid bills in Petersburg climbs, leaders are taking action to get a handle on it. Monday, the Acting City Manager called together half a dozen businesses that the city owes money to, including the South Central Waste Water Authority which filed suit against Petersburg last week.

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  18. More than 80 percent of Virginia's schools are accredited.Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 14, 2016 | NBC12

    Ten schools in Central Virginia were denied state accreditation for the 2016-17 school year after results from the Standards of Learning tests were revealed on Wednesday. One of those schools -- Peabody Middle in Petersburg -- was denied for an 11th straight year.

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  19. Central VA ceremonies mark 15th anniversary of 9/11 attacksRead the original story

    Sep 9, 2016 | NBC12

    As the 15th anniversary of the 9/11 terrorist attacks nears, the city of Richmond held a ceremony Friday morning to remember those who lost their lives. "I think everybody remembers that day as if it were yesterday," said Rob Lawrence.

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  20. 19-year-old man dies after early morning shooting in PetersburgRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 29, 2016 | NBC12

    Officers were called to the area of High Pearl and St. Mark streets for a report of a person shot around 1:40 a.m. When police arrived on the scene, they found a 19-year-old man suffering from multiple gunshot wounds. The man, later identified as William C. Elmore, Jr., was taken to Southside Regional Medical Center where he later died.

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